Ann S. Birkelbach

Ann S. Birkelbach

Ann S. Birkelbach

Non-Resident Fellow

Ann served as the Center's Assistant Director for almost ten years  building and managing the Center's academic activities and operations since the Center's founding in 2010. She also served as MEIS' (Middle East and Islamic Studies) founding Program Coordinator where she helped build and coordinate the new graduate program in collaboration  with the Center's faculty. Ann is currently teaching courses in Art History and doing consulting work with the Dar-al-Islam Foundation, based in New Mexico.